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How to Link to Internet Domains in Exchange 2000

Tacobell2000
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Hello,

A company has asked me to install and configure an Exchange 2000 sp3 server. This server is located behind a cisco pix firewall. It has a private ip address. Its function is to send and deliver email throughout the company and the world. On friday i will be transferring DNS authority to their ISP. We will have 2 mx records for fault tolerance.
I've decided on the following naming format:

MX      my_domain.com.      smart host1.<isp_domain>.com.       30
   MX      my_domain.com.       smart host2.<isp_domain>.com.       20
MX      my_domain.com.       exchange.my_domain.com.      10
  A      exchange.my_domain.com.      xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx

Is this correct?

Also where do I configure the Exchange server name to be exchange.my_domain.com?

Appreciate the help,

Tacobell2000
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